BIG VIC 'Better than Messi' - Spurs fans delighted as ace scores against Huddersfield
Jp|April. 13, 2019
Tottenham Hotspur needed something special against Huddersfield Town having made seven changes to the team which beat Manchester City in the Champions League.
It came in the most unexpected form, though, as Victor Wanyama shimmied his way around Ben Hamer before rolling the ball into the back of the net for the opening goal of the game.
The Kenyan has had a tough season due to injuries, which have left him on the sideline for the majority of the campaign.
But in an injury crisis, with Harry Kane , Harry Winks and Dele Alli out, manager Mauricio Pochettino called upon him and was rewarded.
Ben Davies pass, which Fernando Llorente failed to control, fell perfectly into his path and Wanyama’s ‘twinkletoes’ did the rest.
You can see how fans reacted to the strike below.
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Wanyama better than Messi 🔥 — Simply (@Simply_Spurs) April 13, 2019
You know it’s gonna be a great day when Victor Wanyama scores 😁 — Chris (@ChrisNano10) April 13, 2019
Wanyama and Sissoko Spurs’ most productive attacking players thus far? There’s got to be some magic in this new stadium… #COYS #THFC — Andrew Jones (@andrew_jones9) April 13, 2019
Wanyama – as cool as you like – going around the goalkeeper and slotting into an empty net… it’s like Kane never got injured. #coys — Jake Wall (@jakewalluk) April 13, 2019
2-0 Spurs ⚽️ – Poch looking a genius again with the Team selection! Wanyama and Moura with the Goals 😊 — Andy Anderson ❌ 🇬🇧 MBGA (@shelf_life64) April 13, 2019
Hope Wanyama arrives at the post match press conference to talk about that goal with a cigarette and a French accent — Skipjack (@Skipjack0079) April 13, 2019
Big Vic with the needed goal and now another for Lucas! No Kane. No Dele. No Sonny. No problems! #COYS #THFC — Styles T (@MeCrazyMatt) April 13, 2019
That footwork from Big Vic 🔥🔥🔥 — David. (@da_v_id_19) April 13, 2019
Never thought I’d see twinkle toes in Big Vic 💙💙💙💙 — Duncan (@spursdunc2712) April 13, 2019
Wanyama doing a Messi — Mamud kifa (@KifsonWhoo) April 13, 2019